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|2nd President of Ecuador|
August 8, 1835 – January 31, 1839
|Vice President||Juan Bernardo León|
|Preceded by||Juan José Flores|
|Succeeded by||Juan José Flores|
|2nd Supreme Chief of the State|
June 8. 1835 – August 8, 1835
|Supreme Chief of the Department of Guayas|
September 10. 1834 – June 22, 1835
May 1, 1783|
|Died||May 16, 1847
Rocafuerte was born into an aristocratic family in Guayaquil, Ecuador on May 1, 1783. During his youth, was sent to Madrid to finish his education. He returned to Ecuador in 1807. Rocafuerte died on May 16, 1847 in Lima, Peru from complications of a fever. He was 64 years old.
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